System: Obstetrics
Section: Signs
Modality: Ultrasound (Transverse)

- “ Spalding sign consists of deformity with overlap of the skull plates on ultrasound, occurring some days after fetal death in utero. It was origina...”

Used in the following article:

  • Spalding sign (fetal demise) - “ The Spalding sign refers to the overlapping of the fetal skull bones caused by collapse of the fetal brain.  It appears usually a week or more aft...”

View full size version of Fetal death: Spalding sign

Updating… Please wait.

Alert accept

Error Unable to process the form. Check for errors and try again.

Alert accept Thank you for updating your details.